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Letter from Antoine Laurent Lavoisier to Joseph Black, 19 September 1789

Identifier: Coll-16/IV/41-42

Scope and Contents

Letter from Antoine Laurent Lavoisier, Paris to Joseph Black, dated 19 September 1789. The letter is about Lavoisier recommending Monsieur de Boullogne, a prospective student and also about his Traite elementaire de chimie (Elementary Treatise on Chemistry). The Lavoisier letters are printed in Report to the British Association, 1872 pp. 189-92.


  • Creation: 19 September 1789


Language of Materials



1 letter

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